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OSF Saint Joseph Medical Center is seeking an physician assistant to join our team. Prior experience is a plus.
Responsibilities include nursing home rounds and assisting with patient and staff education. Perform rounds on Skilled Nursing Facility practice patients.
Participation in call via phone and faxed communication in rotation with APPs within the practice. Home Care Triage staff triage communication before sending onto APP. Physician back-up is always available to APP on call.
The OSF Skilled Nursing Facility Practice is APP driven and physician led. Presently, it is comprised of 21 skilled nursing facilities/transitional care units and swing beds throughout the OSF ministry. We are currently looking for an APP to serve within the Bloomington market.
This position includes a competitive base salary commensurate with experience. Benefits include CME, association membership dues, holidays, and vacation weeks. Health, life, and dental insurance, and matching 401K are included in our benefit package.
OSF St. Joseph Medical Center includes a medical staff of over 300 physicians, 157 licensed beds, all private rooms, and a 32-bed comprehensive care center using a universal bed model approach with patients. This Level II trauma center provides medical, surgical, obstetric, intensive care, and post intensive care units; a full range of cardiovascular, neuroscience and orthopedic services; and a skilled nursing facility for those patients in need of transition from acute care to home or nursing home. OSF St. Joseph is a tertiary referral center for many surrounding community hospitals, and has a wide range of specialty services at our Bloomington campus.
The Bloomington-Normal sister cities are growing rapidly with a current population of about 160,000. Located in the heart of Central Illinois, approximately two hours from Chicago and St. Louis, Bloomington-Normal is the proud home of Illinois State University and Illinois Wesleyan University. Being one of the fastest growing metropolitan areas in Illinois; Bloomington-Normal offers exceptional pre-k through 12 and higher education, culture, entertainment, community, employment, and stability. The revitalization of Downtown Bloomington and Uptown Normal features performing arts centers, theaters, museums, and parks. The cities are also headquarters to State Farm Insurance, Mitsubishi Motors, and Country Insurance & Financial Services.
OSF HealthCare owned and operated by The Sisters for the Third Order of St. Francis, Peoria, Illinois, includes OSF Healthcare System consisting of eleven hospitals and medical centers, one long-term care facility, and two colleges of nursing. Additionally, OSF Medical Group is a primary care physician network consisting of more than 800 primary care, specialist physicians, and advanced practice providers. OSF Healthcare is consistently recognized as one of the top integrated health care networks in the United States, achieving SDI's "Top 100" rating for over ten years. To align our care delivery system more closely with physicians, we have developed clinical service lines in cardiac, neurosciences and pediatrics. OSF HealthCare owns an extensive network of home health services known as OSF Home Care Services and also owns OSF Saint Francis, Inc., comprised of healthcare-related businesses, and OSF Healthcare Foundation, the philanthropic are for OSF Healthcare System and OSF Home Care Service.